Karlos R. LaSane, II, currently serves as Regional Vice President, Government Relations & Community Affairs for Caesars Entertainment Corporation. He represents the legislative interests of Caesars in Nevada and at the federal level in Washington, D.C., serving as a company liaison to leaders at the federal, state and local levels.
LaSane’s knowledge and understanding of government and his strong relationships with policy makers, has enabled him to influence positive change for Caesars, the industry and broader community.
A veteran of the gaming industry, LaSane has repeatedly demonstrated his ability to quickly grasp policy issues and influence change in the communities where Caesars Entertainment operates.
Prior to joining Caesars Entertainment (formerly Harrah’s Entertainment), LaSane served as Assistant Vice President of Government & Community Affairs for Park Place Entertainment in Atlantic City, New Jersey and was then selected to run government affairs for the corporation’s western region.
LaSane also serves on Government Affairs Committees for the Nevada Resort Association & Las Vegas Metro Chamber of Commerce, Las Vegas/Resort Strip Corridor Workgroup, American Gaming Association’s Government Affairs Committee and Diversity Taskforce, and is the corporate liaison to both the Congressional Black Caucus and the Congressional Hispanic Caucus for Caesars Entertainment.
LaSane has served as a member of the Advisory Committee of the Regional Transportation Commission of Southern Nevada and on the boards of the New Jersey Development Authority (NJDA) for small businesses, minorities and women-owned enterprises and the Casino Reinvestment Development Authority (CRDA), and the Atlantic City Boys & Girls Club.